Porsche Diesel Emissions Cheating
By now you've probably heard that VW cheated on their diesel emissions after advertising them as 'clean diesels.' Let's explore why and the wide-reaching ramifications of that decision.Continue reading article "Porsche Diesel Emissions Cheating"
Porsche Coolant Leaks
Owners have noticed coolant leaking from the thermostat housing, intake manifold, water pump, and busted coolant pipes. After being sued 8 times Porsche, reluctantly, agreed to a settlement for some owners.Continue reading article "Porsche Coolant Leaks"
What Owners Complain About
Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.
- engine died in the 2011 Cayenne
- transfer case issue in the 2012 Cayenne
- dashboard reflection on the windshield in the 2014 Cayenne
- windshield wind noise excessive in the 2011 Cayenne
- clunking noise in the 2012 Cayenne
What Breaks the Most
2nd Generation (2011–2020) Cayenne Key Numbers
In dismissing the lawsuit one last time, the judge ruled the plaintiffs do not allege any precise statements, documents or misrepresentations made by Porsche or how such statements misled the plaintiffs.
Porsche Cayenne and Panamera coolant pipes and leaks have caused a proposed class-action lawsuit that alleges the epoxy adhesive falls apart and fails, causing the coolant pipes to separate from the thermostat housings.
A Cayenne owner in California is suing Porsche for squealing brakes that bring unwanted attention.
Specifcally, the plaintiff mentions police attention and how they associate the squeals withkeep reading article "Cayenne Owner Says Squealing Brakes Brings Extra Police Attention"
high-speed driving and racing.It might also have something to do with driving a car that can from 0-to-60 faster than you can say misdemeanor.…
The optional ski bags that Porsche sells for its vehicles are being recalled because they keep falling off.
Porsche is recalling 142 vehicles equipped with optional ski bags because the fastening straps may have been manufactured with the wrong thread.keep reading article "Optional Ski Bag Accessory Can Fall Off"
The car is black with the standard beige interior. When I drove the car for the first time I was shocked to discover the total blinding reflection of the dashboard in the windshield. I find this to be completely distracting and unsafe. After almost two weeks, and not hearing from them, I called and spoke to a Customer Commitment Associate.
The dashboard’s image gets reflected on to the interior of windshield, thereby blinding the driver. Recently there while I was driving the vehicle and was behind a Bus, the sun rays were falling on the dash board and the effect was so bad that I just could not drive the vehicle further as nothing was visible through the wind shield.
[A service manager] then asked , 'Well didn't you test drive the car?' I explained that my husband had and the test car had a black interior. He said we could put a mat on the dashboard, and get a pair of sunglasses. He then said that 'Porsche will NOT do anything.'